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    Children paint depict language movement on canvas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:32pm on February 28, 2018

    Over 500 children from 35 Dhaka-based schools took part at an art competition and painted canvasses depicting language movement of 1952 on...

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    Ethnic minorities display craft items in group show

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on February 26, 2018

    A three-day crafts fair featuring the rich heritage and handicrafts of ethnic minority groups drew a huge number of visitors at Green Plaza of Rajshahi...

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    Relevance of Sufism in present world analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on February 25, 2018

    In today’s world, torn by conflict, Sufism can play a role in stopping the violence by preaching the messages of love, respect and tolerance...

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    Whirling dervishes captivate Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:54pm on February 25, 2018

    Artistes of Istanbul Historical Turkish Music Ensemble captivated the Dhaka audience presenting traditional Sufi dance at the open field of...

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    Foreigners perform at Shaheed Minar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on February 22, 2018

    Officials of different foreign missions operating in the country presented songs and recited poems in Bangla and in their respective languages at Central Shaheed Minar...

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    Cultural troupes observe Int’l Mother Language Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:38pm on February 22, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations celebrated International Mother Language Day and paid tribute to the language movement martyrs by organising various programmes across the country...

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    Cultural organisations observe Int’l Mother Language Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:12pm on February 22, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations celebrated International Mother Language Day and paid tribute to the language movement martyrs by...

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    On abusage of Bangla

    Ahmad Rafique | Updated at 09:45pm on February 20, 2018

    The language movement in an organised way had begun in 1948 and expanded to all spheres throughout the 1950s till February 1952, the last phase...

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    Social awareness needed to check language distortion

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:43pm on February 20, 2018

    Language distortion in television and radio programmes is a concern for parents, senior artistes and educationists, who argue that such distortion has adverse impact on...

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    Artistes from 4 countries to perform

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on February 19, 2018

    Over one hundred sufi and traditional singers from Bangladesh, Iran, Turkey and India are going to perform at the 2nd edition of International Sufi Festival...

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